Genome-wide association study of biochemical traits in Korcula Island, Croatia

Tatijana Zemunik, Mladen Boban, Gordan Lauc, Stipan Janković, Kresimir Rotim, Zoran Vatavuk, Goran Bencić, Zoran Dogas, Vesna Boraska, Vesela Torlak, Jelena Susac, Ivana Zobić, Diana Rudan, Drazen Pulanić, Darko Modun, Ivana Mudnić, Grgo Gunjaca, Danijela Budimir, Caroline Hayward, Veronique VitartAlan F Wright, Harry Campbell, Igor Rudan

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Abstract

To identify genetic variants underlying biochemical traits--total cholesterol, low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol, high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol, triglycerides, uric acid, albumin, and fibrinogen, in a genome-wide association study in an isolated population where rare variants of larger effect may be more easily identified.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)23-33
Number of pages11
JournalCroatian Medical Journal
Volume50
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2009

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